Manufacturing Engineer

White Recruitment Ltd
12 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Manufacturing Engineer - £28000 - £30000 per annum

Manufacturing Engineer required to join a fantastic manufacturer of electronic and mechanical equipment and components.

The company sell worldwide over 1 million products annually. A long established and innovative engineering based manufacturing business who focus on design development, innovation and energy efficiency.


  • to £30000 per annum
  • Monday - Thursday 07:30 - 16:30
  • Friday 07:30 - 12:45
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • 5% pension contribution
  • Free car parking

The Role of a Manufacturing Engineer

  • Eliminating process related non-conformities via the innovative design, specification and realisation of poke-yoke plant, equipment, tooling and components.
  • Review, modify & implement new & existing production process reduce in-process non-value added operator activities.
  • Lead structured PFMEA's to proactively identify and understand process related difficulties that present a significant risk to achieving specification right first time.
  • Identify process related difficulties that compromise productivity and reduce rate based production capacity.
  • Use innovation to design or specify process, equipment and tooling; or propose physical component design changes, that will eliminate the risk of process defects.
  • Establish final costed specifications for your process modifications or improvements
  • Implement changes to the production process ensuring that ERP system operations and process routings are updated.
  • Create visual Set up Standards and Methods of Manufacture that instruct the operator how to install and set plant, equipment and tooling provided
  • Deliver practical training and instruction to Production Team Leaders and Key Operators to develop and validate their capability to train Operators.

Experience Required

  • Production or process engineering experience in an electro-mechanical assembly environment.
  • Practical experience of delivering process improvements using lean tools and techniques.
  • Quality conscious with experience of undertaking PFMEA's to identify and implement improvement.
  • A firm understanding of demand flow production with experience of undertaking value stream analysis.
  • Recognised qualification in production or process engineering (BSc./HND/HNC).
  • Organised, self-motivated and capable of multi-tasking. AutoCAD and Microsoft Office literate.


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